Feb 8, 2013 5:00pm EST
on saturday morning. they will be releasing them tonight so they can get them out of the streets. >> when u.s. airways and american merger later this month, there will only be four major carriers left in the u.s. in 2001 there were 10. delta, southwest, and u.s.- american. the consolidations have not cause a spike in ticket prices. pricewaterhousecoopers found they are up less than 2% a year. the volume of first-class mail was down 4.5%. congress mandated that the postal service freeze on health- care benefits. since then, the u.s. ps has been struggling. the have toys default on loan payments. it is still on clear if they can do it without the help of congress. the so-called fiscal cliff may have been resolved. at the beginning in january, a sharp increase in payroll taxes has taken a bite out of our wallets. the chain store sales have weakened as they suggest consumer confidence is suffering. the 2% applies to all earned didn't come up to $113,000. the payroll tax holiday will decrease disposable income. running through midnight, qualifying products will be exempt from the 6% sales tax. it
Feb 4, 2013 5:00pm EST
flacco. >> flacco was whisked through main street, u.s.a. joe flacco made good on his declaration and became the 26th mvp to go to disney world after the win. he threw three touchdowns in the first half of the victory over the san francisco 49ers. >> it was unbelievable. it has not sunk in yet. it was a wonderful ball game. in that fashion it was pretty awesome. >> his fans love him. >> we were on bourbon street at 1230 or 1:00 a.m. we packed it up at 4:00 a.m. and headed to the magic kingdom to see joe flacco, the mvp, baby. >> what time is it? >> game time. >> you're here to support the ravens. >> we won the super bowl. >> even went things got dark inside the superdome. >> it was not that bad. gojoe's conversation should along the lines of show me the money. " she waited to negotiate that contract until after the game was over. what do you say about that? >> i do not know. that will work itself out. not a bad thought. >> he would not want to be anywhere else but with the baltimore ravens. i heard there was another surprising news. a leading to -- are you get ting another raven?
Feb 7, 2013 5:00pm EST
community. there may be a new strain of whooping cough that is resistant to the vaccine. u.s. health officials are looking into a dozen cases that may be caused by this same strain, and the new strain may explain why the nation has just had its worst year for whopping cough in the last 60 years. they do not believe that the whopping cough is more deadly, but people are getting sicker because the vaccine does not work against it. if your child plays sports, he may want to be less worried about injuries and more worried about the flu this year. experts say it is easy for germs to race through sports teams. player sure equipments. many parents are trying to keep children more healthy by washing everything more often. coaches say this is the worst year for the blue in a long time. >> i have never seen anything like it. in all my years of coaching, this has been the most difficult. >> the coughing and the hacking and people living around. -- laying around. >> there's not much to do about it except to keep the equipment clean and hope for quick recoveries. >> and for goodness sake, do not